Potable water


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Potable water

The water suitable for drinking and supplied from wells or municipal water systems.
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potable water

Water which is fit to drink and satisfies the standards of the appropriate health authorities.
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While hearing a suo motu case on supply of arsenic tainted water in Punjab on Saturday, the apex court expressed annoyance over failure of the provincial government to provide potable water to the people of the province.
Under the program "Sagana at Ligtas na Tubig" (SalinTubig) 2014, potable water is provided to poor communities with limited or no access to safe drinking water as part of the government's effort to achieve its Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).
The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) has earmarked P578 million for different potable water supply projects under the Sagana at Ligtas na Tubig (SalinTubig) program this 2014.
36% of units surveyed did not have all potable water temporary hose connections marked with one-inch high red letters caution signs reading "DISCONNECT HOSE WHEN NOT IN USE".
Five EPDM compounds for potable water applications have been developed by the company.
FAISALABAD -- Water and Sanitation Agency (WASA) Vice Chairman Mian Irfan Manan said on Monday that the WASA had decided to supply bottled potable water which was better for human consumption than all other brands.
Supply & erection of four reciprocating air compressors complete with the operating switch and related spare parts at Al Obour potable water treatment plant, also (b) two mobile submersible water pumps of 4 inch diameter complete with related accessories, switchboard and spare parts for El Maadi Potable Water Treatment Plant.